Protection of Personal Information Act

Stay up to date with South Africa's Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA)

Protect the personal information of data subjects with our POPIA (South Africa) Compliance Learning Course.

Stay up to date with the Protection of Personal Information Act (South Africa) with Thomson Reuters' Compliance Learning Course

The purpose of this course is to understand the importance of personal information protection in South Africa, what consistiutes as personal information and how organizations can comply with POPIA.

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Protection of Personal Information Act (South Africa)

Understand the importance of persnal information protection in South Africa.

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This course is suitable for all employees. Regional courses available to support differing legislative requirements.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the scope of POPIA
  • Define key POPIA personal information protection terms
  • Recognize the POPIA conditions governing personal information protection
  • Identify the key policies POPIA requires 
  • Describe the penalties for violating POPIA

Topics Include

  • POPIA Conditions
  • Data subject rights
  • Additional party's responsibilities 

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